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Old 07-12-2005, 09:50 PM   #1
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my own lin dis.

I plan to mak e my own lin. distro., please tell me after install a new kernel from mandrake , how must I do to boot into the new kernel console ?
Old 07-12-2005, 10:07 PM   #2
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You want to reboot your system with the new kernel? Then just edit grub.conf or lilo.conf (and rerun lilo) to point to the new kernel and reboot.
Old 08-11-2005, 04:27 AM   #3
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Compiling the kernel is not making your own distro. Check out LFS (Linux From Scratch) to create your own distro.


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